Current Vacancies

Smiles, laughs, happiness and positive relationships are essential at Coopers Lane and why it is such a wonderful place to be. If you feel that you are able to add to our community and share in our values, then maybe we are the school for you. 

Coopers Lane is a diverse, inner-city, three-form entry school with a strong commitment to inclusive practice and an excellent reputation for teaching and learning. We are a popular community school with high expectations for all of our children. Our school moto is All Different, All Equal, All Smiling and this really captures the heart of Coopers Lane. 

Coopers Lane School aims to ensure that no child is left behind. We believe that developing a growth mindset in our children is very important, ensuring that every child believes they can and will achieve. We foster an ethos of mutual respect and positive values for lifelong learning.

Coopers Lane is a three-form entry school, judged by OFSTED to be a good school. We are a diverse, inner-city school with a strong commitment to inclusive practice and an excellent reputation for teaching and learning. We are a popular community school with high expectations for all of our children. Our school moto is All Different, All Equal, All Smiling and this really captures the heart of Coopers Lane.

Coopers Lane School aims to ensure that no child is left behind. We believe that developing a growth mindset in our children is very important, ensuring that every child believes they can and will achieve. We foster an ethos of mutual respect and positive values for lifelong learning.

Please note that we do not accepts CVs. Completed Application forms may be returned by post to the school or sent by email to info@cooperslane.lewisham.sch.uk. Incomplete application forms will not be accepted.

For the majority of our job applications, details and application forms can be found via the Lewisham Council website here

 

Teaching Vacancies:

Deputy Head Teacher

KS1 Teacher

What we are looking for: 

Deputy Head Teacher: We are looking to appoint a committed and inspirational Deputy Head Teacher to join our team in January 2023, who has the desire and passion to make a real difference to the lives and life-chances of our children. The successful candidate will be someone with the drive, passion and enthusiasm to make our vision for the future a reality.

We have an exciting opportunity to appoint a Deputy Head Teacher to join our team at Coopers Lane School. You will be an excellent teacher who is committed to creating an environment where pupils feel valued and safe, where parents and carers feel supported and included, and where staff feel motivated and inspired to go the extra mile.

If you are an enthusiastic and hard-working individual who has the desire and passion to make a real difference to the lives and life-chances of our children, then please get in touch.

KS1 Teacher: We are looking for a Key Stage 1 teacher to join our team in January 2023, who has the desire and passion to make a real difference to the lives and life-chances of our children. The successful candidate will be someone with the drive, passion and enthusiasm to make our vision for the future a reality.

This is an exciting opportunity for a great teacher to join the dynamic Coopers Lane team. You will be an excellent teacher who is committed to creating an environment where pupils feel valued and safe, where parents and carers feel supported and included, and where staff feel motivated and inspired to go the extra mile.

The successful candidate will preferably have experience of teaching in EYFS and Key Stage 1.

If this sounds like you, then please get in touch.

Coopers Lane Primary School can offer you:

  • Enthusiastic, friendly children who are eager to learn and a pleasure to teach
  • Support and encouragement for continuous professional development
  • Strong leadership and supportive staff
  • An excellent and very well resourced environment

Salary details

Deputy Head Teacher:

Leadership Pay Spine L12-17 (Inner London)
£63,319 – £70,552

KS1 Teacher: 

Main Pay Scale at appropriate point

Further information:

Job Advertisement – Deputy Head Teacher

Job Advertisement – KS1 Teacher

Lewisham Council Advert – Deputy Head Teacher

Lewisham Council Advert – KS1 Teacher

Job Description – Deputy Head Teacher

Job Description – KS1 Teacher

Application Form – All Teaching staff

Safer Recruitment Form – All Teaching Staff

Equal Opportunities Policy – All Teaching Staff

If you are interested in joining the team here at Coopers Lane, we would love to welcome you to our school so that you can experience first-hand what it is like to be part of our special community. Visits to the school are very welcome. Please contact Ayse Mehmet in the school office to make an appointment to view the school.

Closing Date:

Deputy Head Teacher: Closing date for completed application forms is Friday 7th October 2022

Interviews will be held on the 2nd and 3rd November 2022

Completed applications forms should be returned via the school office email info@cooperslane.lewisham.sch.uk

KS1 Teacher: Closing date for completed application forms is Tuesday 11th October 2022

Interviews will be held on the week commencing 17th October 2022

 

Support Staff Vacancies:

Premises Assistant 

What we are looking for: Coopers Lane is a wonderful school, full of happy children and staff. We are looking to appoint a self-motivated individual who is enthusiastic and reliable to join our friendly and supportive team as a premises assistant.

You will assist the premises manager with the general upkeep of the school premises to provide a safe, secure, clean, warm and welcoming environment for all site users and visitors.

Salary details

Scale 2 Spine point 3, £23,004 (pro rata)

Actual Gross salary for 26 hours a week – £14,322

Further information:

Job Advertisement – Premises Assistant

Lewisham Council Advert – Premises Assistant

Job Description

Application Form

Safer Recruitment Form

Equal Opportunities Policy

If you are interested in joining the team here at Coopers Lane, we would love to welcome you to our school so that you can experience first-hand what it is like to be part of our special community. Visits to the school are very welcome. Please contact Ayse Mehmet in the school office to make an appointment to view the school.

Closing Date:

Closing date for completed application forms is Monday 10th October 2022

Interviews will be held on the week commencing 17th October 2022.

Completed applications forms should be returned via the school office email info@cooperslane.lewisham.sch.uk

 

Contacting the School

Coopers Lane Primary School is situated in Grove Park in the borough of Lewisham. The entrance to the school is in Pragnell Road, SE12 0LF

School Times

School Day
Mon-Thu 8:45am to 3:15pm,
Fri 8:45am-2:15pm
Breakfast Club 7:30am to 8:45am
EYFS/KS1 Lunchtime 12:00pm to 1:00pm
KS2 Lunchtime 12:15pm to 1:15pm
Afterschool clubs 3.30pm to 4.30pm
After school Tea Club 3:15pm to 6:00pm

School Office

Telephone: 0208 857 7680

Office Email

info@cooperslane.lewisham.sch.uk

Headteacher

Headteacher@cooperslane.lewisham.sch.uk

Ayse Mehmet – SBM (School Business Manager)

Rachel McCulloch – Senior Admin Assistant

Karen Hill – Admin Assistant/Attendance Officer

Kerry Michael – Admin Assistant

Claire Huckle – Admin Assistant